The Barbican Centre is a world-class performing arts and learning centre situated in the heart of the City of London making it an ideal location for the conference. The venue is fully accessible and boasts an impressive theatre space with a lovely exhibition hall.
The Barbican Centre
Silk Street Entrance
London EC2Y 8DS
The nearest train stations to the venue are Liverpool Street (12 minute walk) and Farringdon (12 minute walk). Easily plan your journey using TFL’s journey planner.
The venue is within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations:
Plan your journey using TFL’s journey planner.
The Barbican Centre is easily accessible by bus from around the city; plan your journey using the TfL Interactive Bus Map. Bus Route 153 runs directly past the Barbican along Chiswell Street.
There are many cycle routes across Greater London. You can order a free cycle guide on the TfL website or use their TfL journey planner to plan your route. There are free bicycle spaces available at the entrance to Car Park 5 and exit to Car Park 3.
The venue is around 45 minutes to an hour away from any of London’s airports by public transport.
Heathrow Airport (45 minutes) – Take the Heathrow Express to Paddington and then take the Hammersmith and City Line tube to Barbican Tube Station.
Gatwick Airport (50 minutes) – Take a Thameslink train to London Bridge and then take the Northern Line tube to Moorgate and walk 8 minutes to The Barbican Centre.
Stansted Airport (1 hour) – Take the Stansted Express to Liverpool Street and then take the Metropolitan Line tube to Barbican Tube Station.
London City Airport (40 minutes) – Take the DLR from the airport to Bank Tube Station and then take the Central Line tube to Moorgate Tube Station and walk 8 minutes to the venue.
Luton Airport (45 minutes) – Take one of the special connecting buses from the airport to Luton rail station. Take one of the frequent Thameslink trains to Farringdon and walk 12 minutes to The Barbican Centre.
We are holding a limited number of rooms at the hotels below. Rates are subject to availability so early booking is advised as London will be extremely busy during this period.
52 Chiswell St, London EC1Y 4SA
Located approx. 5 minute walk from the conference venue
23rd or 24th June- £255 bed and breakfast plus VAT (or £240 room only) per room per night
To book: please call the hotel on + 44 (0) 207 479 2233 or email [email protected] and quote the block code 'LEAD100620'.
Central St, London EC1V 8DS
Approx. 10 minute walk from the conference venue
23rd June- £286 or 24th June- £252 bed and breakfast per room including VAT (based on a standard double room for single occupancy)
To book: please call Paula on 01772 748064 or email [email protected] and quote ‘The Lead Developer’
Rates are subject to availability
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